Webinar Recordings & Presentations

To further assist you in the certification process, we have provided links to previous webinar recordings and presentations that supply information relevant to all aspects of our program. If you were unable to attend one of our online presentations, this is a great opportunity to learn about what you missed. Webinars are listed by action category.

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Arts & Culture

Creating Creative Communities

May 2020

The Art of Sustainability - Creative Placemaking and Your Community

July 2017

Creative Placemaking: Connecting Community, Culture and Economic Development

April 2014



Community Revitalization through Brownfieds

October 2019


Certification & Recertification

Countdown to Certification

June 2020

2020 Certification Cycle Changes Webinar

April 2020

Making a Game Plan For Getting Certified

February 2020

Moving Up to Silver Certification

February 2020

Stay in the Game! Strategize Your Recertification

February 2020

What's New in 2020? Program Updates Webinar

February 2020

Priority Actions

August 2019


Community Partnership & Outreach

Census Happy Hour

May 2020

Green Team 2.0: Building Your Capacity & Promoting Your Team

March 2020

2020 Census Webinar: Earn Points by Making Sure Your Community Counts

February 2020




Too Good to be True? Reducing Energy Costs with Community Solar 

December 2020

EDF Fellows Present: The ‘Getting Started’ Guide to Energy Actions

July 2020

Renewable Government Energy Aggregation (R-GEA)

July 2020

Adding EVs to Your Municipal Fleet and Community

June 2020

Sustainable Energy Communities

June 2020

Million$ Available Now to Fund the EV Revolution in Your NJ Community

May 2020

Case Studies from New Jersey's Community Solar Energy Pilot Program Year 1

May 2020

Community Energy Efficiency Outreach Made Easier with Sustainable Jersey Toolkits

May 2020

Tracking GHG Emissions from Municipal Operations

May 2020

Energy Actions To-Go

April 2020

Residential Energy Efficiency Outreach Campaigns: A Guide for Municipalities and Green Teams

December 2019

Getting Started on Energy Actions: Funding and Incentives from New Jersey's Clean Energy Program

November 2019

Getting Started on Energy Actions: How Energy Savings Improvement Plans Fund Energy Upgrades

November 2019

Planning Solar to Serve the Whole Community

October 2019

Navigating the Community Solar Application

May 2019

Community Solar by Municipalities

January 2019

Community Solar in New Jersey

December 2018

Strategically Maximizing the Energy Efficiency of Your Building Portfolio

August 2018

Success Stories in Residential Energy Efficiency

May 2018

Success Stories in Commercial Energy Efficiency

April 2018

Going for Bronze, Silver, or Gold? Success Stories in Municipal Energy Efficiency

March 2018

Alternative Fuel Vehicles for Municipalities and Schools

January 2018

Opportunities for Adopting EVs in Municipal Fleets: A Primer

November 2017

Commit Your Town to Climate Progress: Go for the Sustainable Jersey Gold Star in Energy

June 2017

What You Need to Know about Changes to the Energy Actions

March 2017

Applying for the Sustainable Jersey Solar Challenge

August 2016

Lesson from the Field: EDF Climate Corps Fellows Document Municipal and School Progress in Sustainable Jersey

August 2016

Get Plugged In: Actions and Incentives to Encourage Electric Vehicles

July 2016

Pathways & Incentives to Financing Clean Energy

July 2016

Sustainable Jersey Solar Challenge

July 2016

Benchmarking Energy and Water Use to Reduce Costs

September 2015

Show Me the Money: Learn How to Finance Your Building Upgrades Through Energy Savings

June 2015

Energy Savings Improvement Plans (ESIPs): Learn How to Finance Your Building Upgrades Through Energy Savings

April 2014


Grants Program

2021 Sustainable Jersey Grants Cycle Funded by the PSEG Foundation Webinar

March 2021

Local Public Information & Engagement Planning Opportunity Informational Webinar

June 2020

Sustainable Communities Grant Program

May 2020

Fund Your Next Sustainability Initiative

May 2020

How to Close Out Your $2,000 Grant

April 2020

Roots for Rivers Reforestation Grant & Technical Assistance Program

October 2019

Gardinier Energy Grant

September 2019

Improve Your Odds: Tips to Strengthen Your Grant Proposal

April 2019



Land Use & Transportation

Complete Street Technical Assistance

June 2018

How Effective Parking Management Helps Create Livable Communities

August 2015



Local Economies

Helping Your Local Businesses to be More Sustainable

September 2017

Support Local Businesses

July 2014



Natural Resources

Leveraging Your Sustainable Jersey Efforts to Highlight the Importance of Water Quality Production

April 2015

Easement Stewardship: Inventorying, Maintaining, and Conserving Easements in Your Municipality

October 2014

Water Conservation Strategies for Municipalities and Community Organizations

March 2014


Public Information & Engagement

Running Effective Virtual Public Meetings

April 2020

Tech Helps Build Communities

January 2017


Waste Management

Maximizing Your Waste Management Actions

July 2014